| Dec 14, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Ravens running back Ray Rice was diplomatic when asked about the Detroit Lions' reputation for being dirty, a charge most often leveled at defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh.
Rice carefully avoided any verbal missteps. He wasn’t about to provide any...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 8:01 PM
RAVENS: A beleaguered Ravens running game took baby steps last week, gaining 97 total yards and averaging 3.6 yards per carry. Though he had pedestrian numbers, Ray Rice ran hard and also was a threat out of the backfield with five...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:57 AM
As a blanket of white powder covered the field during last Sunday’s win against the Minnesota Vikings, the weather turned my crystal ball into a snow globe. There were a couple of close calls, but only one of my predictions came true. I feel...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:07 AM
This would have sounded crazy a month ago, but as of this morning, the Ravens are two wins away from their third straight AFC North title. They have turned the season around because Joe Flacco has found his groove, his supporting cast has picked up its...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel highlights five stats that really mean something for the Ravens.
Four -- kickers who have made a go-ahead field goal from 60-plus yards in the final minute of a game.
Justin Tucker set a franchise record when he...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Returning Sandburg football players Yanni Demogerontas and Michael Howard share the same goal – to win a state championship. Head coach Dave Wierzal said that Demogerontas is being recruited by Division I schools, while Howard is a leader who had...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:24 PM
The continuing education of Ravens center Gino Gradkowski has involved everything from grappling with massive Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to making critical, last-second line calls to adjusting blocking assignments.
Ever since six-...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Peyton Manning isn't the guy you want to bring up if you're looking for a little lively debate among the folks who pick the Associated Press' All-Pro football team.
All 50 of them think he's the best quarterback in the NFL this season. And it's hard...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The Bears' Week 1 win gave fans a lot to feel optimistic about. But how can we expect the remaining games to go? Thanks to a free weekend of NFL Sunday Ticket, I watched part or all of every Week 1 game. I'm not saying you should wager your hard-earned...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Center Jason Kelce said the fourth quarter of last Sunday's 34-20 romp over the Detroit Lions, who seemingly had complete control of the game minutes earlier, "was as good as it gets." Everything was blocked perfectly on two long touchdown......
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:44 AM
Ndamukong Suh plays like an idiot and a punk, and the NFL will let him do it again this week.
Wait, I thought the NFL cared about player safety.
Suh threw a low, potentially career-ending hit on Vikings center John Sullivan during Sunday’s game,...